Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 1 year
Badge # 5
Cause: Vehicle pursuit
Incident Date: 10/31/1966
Offender: Not available
Patrolman Farris Resha was killed when his police motorcycle struck a car while pursuing a suspect's vehicle.
During the pursuit another car made a U-turn in front of the motorcycle, causing Patrolman Resha to strike the rear of the vehicle. He succumbed to his injuries three days later.
Patrolman Resha had served with the agency for 1 year. He was survived by his wife and three children.